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FZPN35 KWBC 251552
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
752 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS FROM 60 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...STRONG HIGH PRES
WILL PERSIST W OF THE WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN FRI
THROUGH MON NIGHT WHILE MOVING SLOWLY E OVER THE AREA. LOW PRES
WILL MOVE SE TO VANCOUVER ISLAND BY LATE SAT...THEN MOVE INLAND
SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE OREGON COAST
SUN NIGHT AND THEN REMAIN IN PLACE TROUGH MON NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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